Issued 03:30 PM AST 10 February 2016
Tonight and Thursday
Wind west 15 to 20 knots diminishing to westerly 10 to 15 early this evening and to light near midnight. Wind becoming variable 10 to 15 Thursday evening.
A few flurries beginning after midnight.
Low tonight minus 8. High Thursday minus 3.
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Ice ForecastsIssued 10:00 AM EST 10 February 2016 Today Tonight and Thursday
Ice EdgeFirst ice edge estimated from Newfoundland near 4755N 5925W to 4825N
5935W to 4940N 5820W to 4910N 5945W to 4920N 6110W to 4835N 6130W to
4810N 6300W to 4705N 6310W to 4640N 6200W to Nova Scotia near 4605N
6130W. Sea ice north and west of the ice edge.
Second ice edge estimated from Iles de la Madeleine near 4710N 6200W
to 4700N 6205W to 4650N 6140W to 4725N 6115W to Iles de la Madeleine
near 4735N 6125W. Sea ice west of the ice edge.
Open water except 8 tenths of grey ice including 2 tenths of
grey-white ice west of Cape Bear.
No watches or warnings in effect.
Technical Marine SynopsisIssued 3:30 PM AST 10 February 2016 Tonight and Thursday At 3:30 p.m. AST today low located near Georges Bank.
By 3:30 p.m. AST Thursday low located east of Banquereau.
At 3:30 p.m. AST today quasi-stationary trough located over the
central Marine District.
Marine Weather StatementIssued 3:14 PM AST 10 February 2016 A low pressure system near Georges Bank will track across the
southern marine district tonight and Thursday morning. Strong to gale
force westerly winds are forecast over southern waters associated
with this disturbance.
A trough of low pressure extending from a disturbance over the
Labrador Sea will remain over northern waters through the forecast
period. Meanwhile a ridge of high pressure will build to the west.
Increasing westerly winds are expected over northern waters Thursday
afternoon between these features causing freezing spray to develop
over Western Anticosti.
Marine interests are advised that gale warnings are in effect for the
southern halves of Georges Bank and West Scotian Slope. Marine
interests are advised that a freezing spray warning is in effect for
St. Lawrence - St. Lawrence River Area
- Anticosti - eastern half
- Anticosti - western half
- Beauport to L'Isle-aux-Coudres
- Browns Bank
- Chaleur - Miscou - eastern half
- Chaleur - Miscou - western half
- Cornwall to Montréal
- Donnacona to Beauport
- Grand Manan
- Gulf - Magdalen
- Kingston to Cornwall
- Lake Memphrémagog - northern half
- Lake Nipissing
- Lake Saint-Jean
- L'Isle-aux-Coudres to Tadoussac
- Montréal to Trois-Rivières
- Northumberland Strait
- Pointe à Michel to Pointe-des-Monts
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - northern half
- Pointe-des-Monts to Anticosti - southern half
- Richelieu River and Northern Lake Champlain
- Saguenay to Tadoussac
- Tadoussac to Pointe à Michel
- Trois-Rivières to Donnacona
- Arctic - Eastern Arctic
- Arctic - Western Arctic
- Atlantic - Labrador
- Atlantic - Maritimes
- Atlantic - Newfoundland
- Great Lakes - Lake Erie and Lake Ontario
- Great Lakes - Lake Huron
- Great Lakes - Lake Superior
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